ARLENE J. SWEEDLER
Arlene J. Sweedler passed away July 4th, 2020 in Iowa Falls, IA. Due to the current situation, the service and burial will be a private family affair. Surls Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.Arlene was born May 22, 1931 to Clinton J. Mogle and Elizabeth A. (Bohemann) Mogle in rural Alden. She attended rural Sunnydale School east of Iowa Falls and Siloam school northwest of Iowa Falls. The family moved into Iowa Falls where she graduated from High School in 1949. After working several years at Kepler Super Value, she met and married Kenneth L. Sweedler in September 1953 and they resided and farmed in the Williams area until moving in 2018 to the Scenic Living Center in Iowa Falls.She was an active member of Williams United Methodist Church, Williams Area Development, and a member of the Thursday Tea Club for 66 years. She also enjoyed sewing, crafts and gardening. Arlene enjoyed cooking for friends and especially family.Arlene is survived by her husband of 66 years, Kenneth, daughter Charlotte (Douglas) Moore of Wichita, KS, and son Wesley (Cindi) Sweedler of Williams, IA, four grandchildren: Jeffrey (Karen) Moore and Matthew Moore both of Wichita, KS and Elizabeth Sweedler and Kyle Sweedler both of Williams, IA, two great-granddaughters, Kayla Hart-Jones of Wichita, KS and Morgan Hart-Jones of Toronto, ON, one brother: Larry Mogle of Des Moines, IA , sister in-law: Virginia Mogle of Hammond, IN, sister-in-law: Marlene Mogle of Des Moines IA and several nieces and nephews.She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: William and Fred, one sister: Mae Etta, and one nephew.